- C grades/level 4 or above in your GCSE Maths, English and Science to become a primary school teacher
- an honours degree at 2:2 or above
If you’re interested in teaching in a secondary school and want to teach a certain subject, then check that your degree choice will support this.
You can also study for a Bachelor of Education (BEd), and complete your teacher training while gaining your degree. Read more about careers in education.
Teacher's story: what inspired you to go into teaching?
"I decided that I wanted to get into teaching during high school, although my inspiration was sparked by my Year 4 teacher."
Hear from Megan Glazin, Early Years and Key Stage 1 Leader, Brooklands Primary School, Brantham, Suffolk.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions about teaching in Suffolk.